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Endeavour has everything teachers need to deliver inspiring lessons about plant science and the environment. Join a community of over 5,000 teachers already using free Endeavour resources in their schools.

Endeavour is packed with innovative teaching resources and curriculum-aligned activities for pupils of all ages. Created for schools by experts and teachers at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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Quick activities, videos and teaching resources - easy to download and use in your lessons. Or sign up for free to access over 30 challenges and 100s of resources.
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KS 2

KS2 Seeds and flowers card match

Invite pupils to learn more about different pollinators and seed dispersal methods with

pollination and seed dispersal, plant science, living things and their habitats
Card match
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KS 3

KS3 Mars mission useful and harmful fungi card sort

Invite pupils to learn more about harmful and useful fungi with this card sort activity.

fungi, environment
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KS 4

KS4 Plant diseases watch and learn

Introduce your pupils to plant health with this ‘Watch and learn’ video.

plant health and diseases, conservation and sustainability
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Investigate plant pathogens and diseases with key stage 4 and 5

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What can Endeavour offer your pupils?

Our teaching activities inspire pupils of all ages to...

    students working

    learn about the biggest issues facing our planet

    A man and a woman assessing the soil

    explore plant science

    A boy wearing a blue rain jacket looking at the ground with a magnifying glass

    develop problem-solving and scientific enquiry skills

    Kew teacher

    understand the work of Kew’s scientists

    90% of teachers who use Endeavour report that it helps pupils increase their knowledge of plants and conservation.

    Inspire your pupils with our career cards

    Learn about the working lives of Kew’s scientists and horticulturists. Free to download and display in your school. 

    Nina davies

    Nina Davies

    Senior Curator-Botanist
    Lee Davies

    Lee Davies

    Fungarium Collections Curator
    Alex Antonelli

    Alex Antonelli

    Director of Science